The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank - 84 69
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category - 2.70% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £283
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
Spreadsheet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
148 111 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 10.94% 10.15% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 55 63
Median daily rate £328 £340 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.67% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £145 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 23
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -27.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £15.00 £29.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.39
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.75%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North East region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North East region.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) AppSense
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) ThinPrint
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Escalation Management
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Change Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Escalation Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) AppSense
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ThinPrint
1 3 (100.00%) VMware